PAP must be a strong national party to take Singapore forward, he tells activists at its 34th conference
The world is going through an uncertain period and the People’s Action Party (PAP) needs to raise its game as it prepares for the next general election.
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who is the PAP’s Secretary-General, made this spirited...
Party Secretary-General Lee Hsien Loong emphasised that the PAP must not only have a capable PAP team for today, but also a deep bench, as it builds a team for the future.
As part of the on-going renewal process, "the younger leaders will progressively take over from me and my older colleagues," Mr Lee told the party conference on Dec 4.
PAP.SG shares healthy recipes to good health
Did you know that our politicians can whip up a mean dish or two at home? And healthy ones at that?
Four members ― ranging from one of the most senior party leaders to one of the newest Members of Parliament ― chipped in with recipes of their favourite dishes for a collection of recipes launched by...
A total of 373 party members who have made outstanding contributions to the party and nation were recognised at the 34th PAP Party Conference and Awards Ceremony held on Dec 4, 2016. Petir talks to some of them on their motivations.
Ang Kim Ling
Nee Soon South Branch, Nee Soon GRC
Education, transport and politics may be relatively new to Ng Chee Meng, but the Minister for Education (Schools) tells Wong Sher Maine that he has been taking it in his stride
Ng Chee Meng
Minister for Education (Schools) & Second Minister for Transport; MP for...
Education Minister (Higher Education and Skills) Ong Ye Kung shares his thoughts with Wong Sher Maine about engaging the ground
Ong Ye Kung
Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) & Second Minister for Defence; MP for Sembawang GRC
PAP Community Foundation combines its 30th anniversary celebration with its Family Day, ensuring a good time for everyone
In celebration of its 30th anniversary this year, the PAP Community Foundation (PCF) hosted about 10,000 PCF children and their families at its annual PCF Family Day 2016 on Sept 11. Held at the Singapore Zoo, the children were...
With his strong spirit of determination, Hougang Branch Chairman Lee Hong Chuang goes the distance
When a secondary school friend suggested that they signed up for gymnastics, a teenaged Lee Hong Chuang was not sure what his friend meant. Mr Lee recalled: "I did not even know the sport he was referring to until he reminded me that we once saw the...
The 7th Council, which starts its two-year term on Jan 1, 2017, comprises 25 members. Petir speaks with four of them on their plans
Ang Mo Kio-Hougang Branch
Works in education sector
Ang Mo Kio GRC MP Darryl David uses the analogy of juggling balls to describe how he copes with the many hats he wears.
He sees the most important things such as his family, his role as an MP and his work as glass balls.
"You can't drop glass balls because they will break but it is okay to drop rubber balls because they will bounce up again," he...
Chairperson of the Women’s Wing Minister Grace Fu said that, “Women have an important role to play in building the future of Singapore and the PAP Women’s Wing. We believe strongly in enabling women’s participation in the political discourse over a broad range of issues.”
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's interview with the TIME magazine in July.
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at annual Ho Rih Hwa Leadership talks about the challenges Singapore will face over the next 50 years.